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Complete details about Iraq in Asia with capital city Baghdad

Country NameIraq (Al-´Iraq)
Country CodeIRQ
Capital CityBaghdad
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1932
Population23115000
Surface Area438317.0
Life Expectancy66.5 years
GNP11500.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (77.2%)
Assyrian     (0.8%)
Azerbaijani     (1.7%)
Kurdish     (19.0%)
Persian     (0.8%)

Major Cities

Baghdad, Baghdad     (population 4336000)
Mosul, Ninawa     (population 879000)
Irbil, Irbil     (population 485968)
Kirkuk, al-Tamim     (population 418624)
Basra, Basra     (population 406296)
al-Sulaymaniya, al-Sulaymaniya     (population 364096)
al-Najaf, al-Najaf     (population 309010)
Karbala, Karbala     (population 296705)
al-Hilla, Babil     (population 268834)
al-Nasiriya, DhiQar     (population 265937)
al-Amara, Maysan     (population 208797)
al-Diwaniya, al-Qadisiya     (population 196519)
al-Ramadi, al-Anbar     (population 192556)
al-Kut, Wasit     (population 183183)
Baquba, Diyala     (population 114516)

Iraq's most recent News and Stories

Iraq Tweets

From @janbaloch245 on Fri Nov 24 02:39:51 EST 2017 RT @heminhawrami: 5- President Barzani: The existence of the court itself is not within the Constitution of Iraq and its recent decree was?
From @berxwedanyek on Fri Nov 24 02:39:51 EST 2017 RT @anfkurmanci: Dijminatiya RTE ya li Kurdan, Soçî, Ba?ûrê Kurdistanê û Iraq https://t.co/8ZP3Fm4s3z
From @janbaloch245 on Fri Nov 24 02:39:48 EST 2017 RT @heminhawrami: 6- President Barzani : ?the adherence to this Constitution preserves for Iraq its free union of people, of land and of so?
From @Way2gosassy on Fri Nov 24 02:39:44 EST 2017 RT @gbmnyc: You @realDonaldTrump insult every #Veteran who fought for our country in Iraq & Afghanistan before #Putin stole the election Yo?
From @Mjfaddoul1 on Fri Nov 24 02:39:28 EST 2017 RT @DocPeteyJ: @Goss30Goss @SonsAmerRevBill @realDonaldTrump My husband just came home after a long & brutal deployment in Iraq. And what d?
From @lyn_va on Fri Nov 24 02:39:20 EST 2017 RT @DocPeteyJ: @Goss30Goss @SonsAmerRevBill @realDonaldTrump My husband just came home after a long & brutal deployment in Iraq. And what d?
From @cizinka75 on Fri Nov 24 02:39:16 EST 2017 RT @HillelNeuer: UNGA Resolutions on: #Crimea: 1 #Iran: 1 #Israel: 20 #Myanmar: 1 #NorthKorea: 1 #Syria: 1 #USA: 1 #China: 0 #Venezuela: 0?
From @a__4__g on Fri Nov 24 02:39:14 EST 2017 RT @wedktam313: @Ali__Iraq__85 ???? ?? ???? ??? ???? ??????? ????? ????? ?????? ??????? ?????? ??? ????? ????? ??????? ????????? http?
From @TheWillowGhost on Fri Nov 24 02:39:01 EST 2017 RT @michaelhallida4: John Howard's war in Iraq looking for imaginary WMD caused the refugee problem @PeterDutton_MP. People fled the destab?
From @hjv122 on Fri Nov 24 02:39:01 EST 2017 RT @DocPeteyJ: @Goss30Goss @SonsAmerRevBill @realDonaldTrump My husband just came home after a long & brutal deployment in Iraq. And what d?
From @zoerbino on Fri Nov 24 02:38:51 EST 2017 RT @jamesbezan: Two Canadians leave for Iraq, one with the Canadian Armed Forces, the other to join ISIS. The Liberals cut support for the?
From @DrGSingh05 on Fri Nov 24 02:38:43 EST 2017 @invisiblemaya @harmanjitks @abha_dhand @Cruze83LE @asunanda50 @Archnaaaa @TRobinsonNewEra https://t.co/vGFi1VwMp6? https://t.co/hmkU90ihG3
From @Rizajaffri110 on Fri Nov 24 02:38:42 EST 2017 RT @TeamConfronters: Sad News of #hayatabad Another Brave Son of Pakistan Martyred Today. Soon Our #PakArmy will take revenge of Our Mart?
From @cdkoct on Fri Nov 24 02:38:30 EST 2017 RT @MilitaryEarth: Honoring Army Spc. Blain M. Ebert who selflessly sacrificed his life thirteen years ago in Iraq for our great Country.?
From @exgiguy on Fri Nov 24 02:38:29 EST 2017 RT @Nori_Yazidi: #Yazidi Mass Grave Found in Northern #Iraq #StopGenocideYazidi #religion_Yazidi #? https://t.co/B1sRXHuO82